NEWS
03/05/2017 08:10 EST | Updated 03/06/2018 00:12 EST

Canadians Thompson, Leman take gold in ski cross World Cup

THE BLUE MOUNTAINS, Ont. — Defending champion Marielle Thompson of Canada won gold in skicross on Sunday at the final World Cup event of the season.

Sandra Naeslund of Sweden was second while Switzerland's Fanny Smith placed third. Canadian Brittany Phelan rounded out the final in fourth place.

Thompson, of Whistler, B.C., had already clinched the Crystal Globe as the season winner before taking Sunday's race.

Canada finished 1-2 in the men's final with Brady Leman winning gold and Chris del Bosco claiming second. Slovenia's Filip Flisar was third.